Erotic 80’s: Body Heat

As the temperature rises, the suspense begins.


Lawrence Kasdan

In-Person

Sidewalk Film Center + Cinema

May 23

Inspired and informed by the “Erotic 80s” season of film critic and historian Karina Longworth’s acclaimed podcast “You Must Remember This”, Sidewalk Cinema’s Erotic 80s film series highlights 10 influential and emblematic erotic thrillers featured in the series. Over the course of 12 podcast episodes Longworth investigates the cultural, social and political impact of the erotic thriller genre throughout the decade and beyond. The “Erotic 80s” film series presents the opportunity to catch zeitgeisty erotic thrillers on the big screen. The series can be viewed on its own, but is also intended as a companion to the award-winning podcast series, listen here: https://www.youmustrememberthispodcast.com/

In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband.


Credits

Director(s):

Lawrence Kasdan

Producer(s):

Fred T. Gallo

Writer(s):

Lawrence Kasdan

Cast:

William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, Richard Crenna, Ted Danson, J.A. Preston, Mickey Rourke

Choreographer(s):

Tad Tadlock